The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 6 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 7.14% 30.30% 7.14%
As % of the General category 20.00% 50.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Retail
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thames Valley region.

General Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 35.71% 60.61% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 15
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Retail
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Thames Valley region.

Retail Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Retail
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SugarCRM
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Confirmit
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) EAM
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development Director
2 1 (33.33%) Procurement Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Confirmit
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com